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November 2005      Vol. 34, No. 11

The Colorado Lawyer, the official publication of the Colorado Bar Association, serves as an informational and educational resource to improve the practice of law.

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In and Around the Bar

CBA President's Message to Members
The Sadness, p. 4
Roger E. Clark

Bar News
Bar News, p. 6
Kate Arganese

COLTAF 2004--2005 Annual Report, p. 13

CBA Nominating Committee Notice, p. 17


Truancy in Colorado: A Truancy Reduction Model in the Public Schools, p. 19
Lorenzo A. Trujillo

Circular 230 Compliance: A Guide For the Non-Tax Attorney, p. 29
Steven M. Weiser

Estate and Trust Forum
Retaining Control of Gifts to Minors: UTMA and IRC 2503(c) Trust Options, p. 39
Constance D. Smith

Family Law Newsletter
The State of Voluntary Unemployment and Underemployment in Colorado, p. 49
John L. Eckelberry

Intellectual Property and Technology Law
Phillips v. AWH Corp.: Reaffirming the Claim Construction Status Quo, p. 55
William Sloan Coats, Heidi L. Keefe, Wendi R. Schepler, Mark R. Weinstein

Labor and Employment Review
The Duty of Loyalty and Preparations to Compete, p. 61
Kevin Allen, Jennifer Shlatter

Professional Conduct and Legal Ethics
Ethics in Family Law, p. 67
Nancy L. Cohen

Tort and Insurance Law Reporter
The Limitations of the Colorado Consumer Protection Act in Insurance Bad Faith Litigation, p. 75
Ryan Kirchoff

Departments and More

Access to Justice
One Refugee: A Commercial Litigator's Pro Bono Experience With Immigration Law, p. 85
Kenzo Kawanabe

Admissibility of Hearsay Under The Dying Declaration and Excited Utterance Exceptions, p. 89
Jeffrey D. Whitney

From Our Readers
From Our Readers, p. 93

Historical Perspectives
The Docked Horse’s Tail: Cruelty and the Commerce Clause, p. 96

Judges' Corner
Motions to Compel From a Judicial Perspective, p. 97
Craig B. Shaffer

Law Practice Management
Preventing Identity Theft: Must Employers Shred Employee Background Reports?, p. 101
Paul J. McCue

Law Practice Management Tips
Law Practice Management Tips, p. 104
Reba J. Nance

The Legal Research Corner
Sample Document and Form Resources, p. 107
Andrea Hamilton

The Scrivener: Modern Legal Writing
The Bluebook No. 18—“Thank God for competition. . . .”, p. 111
K.K. DuVivier

From the Courts

Colorado Supreme Court Opinions

Colorado Court of Appeals Opinions

Colorado Disciplinary Cases
Summaries of Disciplinary Opinions, p. 135

Disciplinary Opinions, p. 137

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Tenth Circuit Summaries, p. 141

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